The Diana Golden Race Development Program offers support to the DSUSA National Chapter Network in support of the growth of grass-roots ski and snowboard racing programs.
Chapters of Disabled Sports USA are eligible to apply for funding ($1,000-$3,000 awards) to support programs in alpine ski and snowboard racing taking place prior to April 15.
Chapters are encouraged to apply for funding in one of the following areas:
Host a race at your resort
Offer athlete awards at your race
Host an alpine ski or snowboard race camp
Hire a team coach
Purchase racing equipment or team apparel
Travel and lodging for attending races on NASTAR courses
Lift tickets for other resorts to access NASTAR courses
Costs associated with accessing NASTAR courses
Costs associated with participant outreach
2017 GRANT CYCLE IS NOW CLOSED.
Next grant cycle will start September 2018
Get Athletes Involved
The Disabled Sports USA chapter network offers a variety of race development opportunities around the country, including training camps, race teams, and competitions. See the calendar below for a complete listing of race development programs offered by DSUSA chapter organizations.
Don’t see a race development program in your area? NASTAR is the largest public grassroots ski racing program in the world, and is available at 115 resorts nation-wide. It provides a fun, competitive and easily accessible racing program that, through the development of a factoring system, allows racers of all ages and abilities a means to compare their race results to other competitors across the country regardless of when and where they race. Find a NASTAR course at a resort near you.